The legislation would make government’s top career officials eligible for one- to 14-day suspensions without pay.
Measure would allow 1 percent pay raise for federal employees.
Provision would be voted on as an amendment to a federal funding bill the House has to pass by the end of the month to avoid a government shutdown.
The coalition to combat the group is growing.
Agency chiefs says new policies were implemented to curb abuse.
Midterm elections come in three varieties for the White House party: bad, really bad, and horrific.
Senator did not mean his comment literally, aide says.
Congress has plenty to tackle in its last week before recess.
The group is a threat to the whole world. Even Peru.
Bill now heads to President Obama’s desk.
Bush offered recollections of the 2001 terrorist attacks during a luncheon in Cleveland.